The film illustrates the mechanisms of labour in childbirth by means of a model pelvis and foetal skull, viewed from in front and from below. 1 segment. Topics: Obstetrics, Parturition, Birth, Obstetrics, Parturition, Obstetricians.
byHolbrook, M. L. (Martin Luther), 1831-1902; Lozier, Clemence S. Care of children
Includes : Appendix, p. -113 -- Appendix to the 2d ed, p. -127 -- Appendix to the 8th ed., p. -139 -- Care of children / by Dr. Clemence S. Lozier, p. -159 -- A list of books on health for women, p.  -- Publisher's advertisements, p. - Topics: Parturition, Pain, Health Behavior
Edited extracts from Thalidomide: An Oral History in which the interviewees discuss different kinds of prejudice they have encountered in their lives. Participants include: Sukeshi Thakkar, Sarah Gaitley, Mat Fraser, Liz Lash, Edward Freeman, Hazel Simmons, John Carter and Mikey Argy. Topics: Thalidomide, Parturition, Disabled Persons, Parenthood, Oral history
Previously published in London under title: A sett of anatomical tables, with explanations, and an abridgment of the practice of midwifery Topics: Midwifery, Delivery, Obstetric, Parturition, Medical Illustration
"Apparently issued to accompany Alexander Hamilton's Outlines of the theory and practice of midwifery, which has the same imprint"--Austin Topics: Midwifery, Delivery, Obstetric, Parturition, Medical Illustration
Edited extracts from Thalidomide: An Oral History in which the interviewees discuss how they have found parenthood themselves. Participants include: Mikey Argy, Simone Illger, Edward Freeman and Sarah Gaitley. Topics: Thalidomide, Parturition, Disabled Persons, Parenthood, Oral history
This historically interesting film depicts ante-natal and post-natal care in the 1930s before the inception of the National Health Service in 1948. Infant and maternal mortality was a concern - this film shows how Queen Charlotte's hospital tackled the problems. Scenes are dramatised of an emergency birth at home as well as scenes within the hospital depicting training and babycare. 4 segments. Topics: Postnatal Care, Hospitals, Maternity, Parturition, Hospitals, Pregnancy, Birth, Postnatal Care,...
Ante- and post-natal exercises demonstrated by an instructor and then by a class of mothers-to-be. 3 segments. Topics: Obstetrics, Parturition, Postnatal Care, Birth, Pregnancy, Obstetrics, Parturition, Postnatal Care,...
Shows how a typical labour should be managed, including abdominal and vaginal examination, the second stage of labour, the patient prepared for delivery, the control of the foetal head, examination of the umbilical cord, use of the mucus cather, ligation of the cord, expulsion of the placenta and an examination for vaginal and perineal lacerations. 1 segment. Topics: Obstetrics, Parturition, Labor, Obstetric, Medical sciences, Birth, Obstetrics, Parturition, Labor,...